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Enhancing Non-communicable diseases Research and Innovation Capacity in Harare, Zimbabwe (ENRICH)

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Funding Fogarty Program

Chronic, Noncommunicable Diseases and Disorders Research Training

Project Information in NIH RePORTER

Enhancing Non-communicable diseases Research and Innovation Capacity in Harare, Zimbabwe (ENRICH)

Principal Institution

College of Health Sciences, University of Zimbabwe

Principal Investigator(s) (PI)

Manasa, Justen

Project Contact Information

jmanasa@gmail.com

Year(s) Awarded

2021-2026

Country

Zimbabwe

Collaborators

University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa; University of Colorado Denver

NIH Partners

NIDCR

Project Description

The Enhancing Non-communicable diseases Research and Innovation Capacity in Harare, Zimbabwe (ENRICH) program will be established at the University of Zimbabwe to initiate and intensify research in Noncommunicable Diseases (NCDs) through training and mentoring of Masters, Doctoral, and Postdoctoral students majoring in Cardiovascular Diseases, Pulmonary Diseases, Hematology, Stroke and Neurological Diseases, Aging and Dental and Craniofacial Diseases. The long-term goal is to generate evidence for interventions to improve care for people with NCDs in Zimbabwe and sub-Saharan Africa.

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